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Average Salary for Barry University Alumni

Nestled away in Miami, Fla., the student population at Barry University, a private research school, roughly 5,000. Figures cited in this summary are based on graduates' replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

Overall College ROI Rank

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ROI Rank for Private not-for-profit Universities

out of 476

Mid-Career Salary Rank for Research Universities

out of 267

Typical Early Career Salary

Barry University Alumni

Median Salary by Job

National Salary Data (?
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Physician Assistant (PA)
6 salaries
Social Worker
6 salaries
Attorney / Lawyer
6 salaries
Office Manager
5 salaries
Human Resources (HR) Manager
4 salaries
Executive Assistant
4 salaries
Human Resources (HR) Generalist
4 salaries
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 9 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 240
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Barry University Details

11300 NE 2nd Ave
Miami, FL 33161-6695


Private Schools, Research Universities, Religious

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Graduates of Barry work in a variety of industries including clinical care, the health care services industry, and the education industry. Among Barry grads, the health care industry is a commonly chosen career field. Those with an education from Barry earn an average of $59K.


The Barry alumni who make the most are Physician Assistants; they report a median pay of around $89K. Attorneys and Executive Assistants draw in a fair amount as well — $65K and $59K. Office Managers get the short end of the stick when it comes to salary, where grads report making an average of $40K in this job.


Graduates of Barry take pride in the city of Miami, and slightly less than a third of grads wind up living and working here after graduation. West Palm Beach is another hot spot for Barry grads, where salaries rank at the top of the pay scale (compensation averages out to approximately $68K). For comparison, the lowest paying city popular with Barry alumni is Orlando, which offers median salaries of about $54K. Nearby Fort Lauderdale and Atlanta also rank high on the list of cities for Barry grads.

Degree Major

Barry University grads who fare the best in terms of salary hold a medical degree and earn $200K per year. Those holding a Bachelor of Science in Administration are less fortunate in terms of earnings, bringing in $29K per year.


Barry grads are usually competent in Microsoft Office, and approximately one-tenth of alumni continue practicing this skill in their career. Barry University grads who have experience with Project Management can expect to make 9 percent more than other alumni (about $64K on average). Competency in Counseling, Case Management, and Microsoft Excel also warrants excellent retribution.

Benefits and Perks

A lucky minority (about two-fifths of alumni) are fortunate enough to be compensated for vacation while just one-third of alumni get sick time. A fair portion of respondents plan for retirement by taking advantage of a company-sponsored 401(k) program. Dental insurance applies to a majority of grads, and most alumni report health coverage. Barry University graduates also take advantage of life insurance, a casual working environment, tuition reimbursement, and a company-subsidized cell phone.

Related Schools

Among alumni of similar schools, Our Lady of the Lake University grads (who make an average of approximately $58K) earn salaries most similar to Barry alumni. Other schools similar to Barry include Lynn University, Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro, and the Universidad Del Turabo.

Test Scores

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Key Stats

69 %
31 %
$36,136 - $69,798
$37,450 - $92,271
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 103 votes.
$34,443 - $72,329
$28,603 - $66,459
$32,718 - $64,194
$51,172 - $109,000
$58,958 - $81,389

Similar Schools

Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro
Universidad Del Turabo
Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico-Ponce

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